TODAY in HISTORY: APRIL 18

Following are some of the major events to have occurred on Apr 18 Reuters 1906 – An earthquake struck San Francisco. The quake and resulting fires devastated the city, leaving over 200,000 people homeless and some 1,000 dead. 1955 – Albert Einstein, German-born scientist and mathematician, died. He formulated the theory of relativity and won […]

Trump lifts ban on U.S. lawsuits against foreign firms in Cuba

Trump lifts ban on U.S. lawsuits against foreign firms in Cuba

A Cuban flag hangs outside a hotel in Havana, Cuba on April 20, 2018. (REUTERS File Photo) WASHINGTON, April 17 (Reuters): The Trump administration is lifting a long-standing ban against U.S. citizens filing lawsuits against foreign companies that use properties seized by Cuba’s Communist government since Fidel Castro’s 1959 revolution, Secretary of State Mike Pompeo […]

UK should ‘cool down’, drop Brexit – Socialist candidate to head EU Commission

UK should ‘cool down’, drop Brexit – Socialist candidate to head EU Commission

Frans Timmermans, the newly elected Party of European Socialists President, speaks during the Party of European Socialists annual meeting in Lisbon, Portugal on December 8, 2018. (REUTERS File Photo) STRASBOURG, France, April 17 (Reuters): Britain should use the next few months to “cool down and rethink” its decision to leave the European Union, the socialist […]

Foolishness of the Cross for Worldly Lover

(I Cor. 1: 18-25) Rev. Dr. WatiLongchar “Cross” is sacrificing one’s life for others in love. It is denying oneself, self-emptying oneself for the good of all. Why is the cross foolish for those who claim themselves wise people? Why is the cross foolish for those who love to be in power? and enjoy richness?Why […]

ABAM Financial Management Training held

ABAM Financial Management Training held

Participants from 69 affiliate churches along with resource persons after the ABAM Financial Management Training held from April 16 – 17 at Impur Mission Centre. (Morung Photo) Morung Express News Impur | April 17 A two-day Financial Management Training was organized by ABAM on April 16 and 17 at Centenary Hall, Impur Mission Centre where […]

Be prepared for any emergencies: CS Temjen Toy to departments

Be prepared for any emergencies: CS Temjen Toy to departments

Chief Secretary, Temjen Toy, IAS addressing the meeting held to review pre-monsoon preparedness with AHODs, HODs and DCs at the Secretariat Conference hall on April 16. (DIPR Photo) Kohima, April 17 (MExN): “All the departments must take preventive checks and be prepared for any emergencies, as in Nagaland most disasters occur in the form of […]

All is not well

X Chophika SumiPishikhu Village, Khaghaboto Area Five years ago, exactly on this day I wrote an article titled ‘Democracy in Nagaland’ shortly after the Lok Sabha Election was over in Nagaland. And down the years, we have had a state general election and a bye-election to the lone Lok Sabha seat which was necessitated after […]

Dimapur police cautions against ‘false or fabricated posts’

Dimapur police cautions against ‘false or fabricated posts’

Representative image. (Photo Courtesy: pixabay.com) Dimapur, April 17 (MExN): The Dimapur Police today cautions ‘post master’ and administrators in various social media sites against posting false or fabricated posts which it said have “very damaging repercussions for any individual/organisation.” “Anyone circulating such content are liable to be prosecuted under IPC/IT Act” (sic), the Dimapur Police […]

Nagaland: News in brief

Nagaland: News in brief

Jakhama Baptist Church gospel camp from April 18-21 Jakhama, April 17 (MExN): Jakhama Baptist Church CEM will be conducting gospel camp at Government High School Kigwema, Kohima from April 18 to 21 under the theme – “Be Strong in the Lord” (Ephesian: 6:10). Apovi Tase, Superintendent CEM, Jakhama Baptist Church in a press release stated […]

CHILPAUFE Design Consultancy office in Kohima inaugurated

CHILPAUFE Design Consultancy office in Kohima inaugurated

Yanpvuo Kikon inaugurating CHILPAUFE Design Consultancy office in Kohima on April 17. (Morung Photo) Our Correspondent Kohima | April 17 CHILPAUFE Design Consultancy office was formally opened here today at Kapfo’s Building, Jail Colony. Gracing the opening ceremony, Yanpvuo Kikon appreciated the effort and commitment of CHILPAUFE Design Consultancy. Stressing on the need to create […]

Hito Swu gets diploma in ISSF as ‘B’ Judge

Hito Swu gets diploma in ISSF as ‘B’ Judge

Hito Swu receives diploma in ISSF as ‘B’ Judge at Pune Kohima, April 17 (MExN): Renowned shooter of India Hito Swu from Nagaland has been conferred with Diploma in ISSF (International Shooting Sports Federation) as ‘B’ Judge. The qualifying course was conducted from April 10 to 16 last at Pune, Maharashtra by ISSF and National […]

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